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{{Infobox U.S. County<br>| county = Rrrrr County<br>| adoption_sign = Adoption Sssss<br>| county_map = Tt-Uuuuu.png<br>| state = Vvvvv<br>| state_map = Wwwww.png <br>| founded year = XXXX<br>| founded date = Yyyyy YY<br>| seat wl = Zzzzz<br>}}&nbsp;<br>United States Utah Utah County
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&nbsp;Historical Braddock's Road <br> [[Image:Cumberland md braddock road.jpg|thumb|Cumberland md braddock road.jpg]] <br> <br> <br> <br>This road was the first road to cross overland through the Appalachian Mountains. Major General Edward Braddock was given orders by the British government to widen the road which had started to be covered over with foliage .The road was used very little during the Revolutionary War. Braddock took 600 soldiers to work the old road, The road need to be wide enough to accommodate wagons and animals, as well as the siege artillery that they brought along use against For Duquesne. In 1755 they set out from Fort Cumberland through Maryland to Fort Duquesne. The General’s axe men cut a 12-foot road through the trees. The road when through Maryland and Pennsylvania to the Potomac River at Cumberland, Maryland, with the Monongahela River at Turtle Creek which is Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania now.
 
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Dates for major county records <br>Birth Marriage Death Census Land Probate <br>1898-present 1887-present 1898-present 1850, 1856... 1851-present 1859-present <br>For earlier dates, try...  
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<br>Church | Obituaries | Cemeteries
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Parent counties (before March 3, 1852): Utah County was created from the Utah Territory. <br>residents may also have records in<br>Neighboring Counties: Carbon | Duchesne | Juab | Salt Lake | Sanpete | Tooele | Wasatch <br><br>Remember these collections <br>Utah Death Certificates at FamilySearch, 1904–1956; at State Archives site, 1904-1958 <br>Utah Burial Records Database <br>Utah digital newspapers project <br>
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 Historical Braddock's Road
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This road was the first road to cross overland through the Appalachian Mountains. Major General Edward Braddock was given orders by the British government to widen the road which had started to be covered over with foliage .The road was used very little during the Revolutionary War. Braddock took 600 soldiers to work the old road, The road need to be wide enough to accommodate wagons and animals, as well as the siege artillery that they brought along use against For Duquesne. In 1755 they set out from Fort Cumberland through Maryland to Fort Duquesne. The General’s axe men cut a 12-foot road through the trees. The road when through Maryland and Pennsylvania to the Potomac River at Cumberland, Maryland, with the Monongahela River at Turtle Creek which is Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania now.